Are macrophages in tumors good targets for novel therapeutic approaches?

  title={Are macrophages in tumors good targets for novel therapeutic approaches?},
  author={Samthosh V Alahari and S. Dong and S. Alahari},
  journal={Molecules and cells},
  volume={38 2},
  • Samthosh V Alahari, S. Dong, S. Alahari
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • Molecules and cells
  • The development of cancer has been an extensively researched topic over the past few decades. Although great strides have been made in cancer prevention, diagnosis, and treatment, there is still much to be learned about cancer's micro-environmental mechanisms that contribute to cancer formation and aggressiveness. Macrophages, lymphocytes which originate from monocytes, are involved in the inflammatory response and often dispersed to areas of infection to fight harmful antigens and mutated… CONTINUE READING
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